pourpre

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra) via Latin purpura

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pourpre m (plural pourpres)

  1. burgundy (purple color)
  2. rich, purple fabric
  3. (heraldry) purpure; purple color as used in heraldry
  4. (by extension, obsolete) power, authority

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pourpre (invariable)

  1. burgundy in color

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra).

Adjective[edit]

pourpre (epicene, plural pourpres)

  1. purple